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I’ve got three hours to kill and I’m stuck in one spot. I’m in school at my work study, attending the secondary desk at the library because they’re short-staffed. 3,241 more words

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The Boxer - Simon and Garfunkel

Seeking out the poorer quarters
Where the ragged people go,
Looking for the places
Only they would know.

The Boxer, by Paul Simon, 1969, from the last Simon and Garfunkel album… 6 more words


Three Poems

How Are You?

We forgot to ask

If you were okay,

No we didn’t forget,

We just didn’t bother,

We forgot to see,

If you were going to leave us, 159 more words



i have
left inside
but hate:
the rage
courses through
my veins
me to
this cycle
of pain
of melancholy… 68 more words


Sequence of Events: Chapter Thirteen (first)


[G]ird yourselves and ye shall be broken in pieces; gird yourselves and ye shall be broken in pieces.  Isaiah 8:9

Even the walk had been only a nudge. 849 more words


Like a screaming purple babe I am born anew.

Oh, hey there.

For literally all of you who don’t know (because why would you know?), I’m Emma. Who am I? Well, when I’m not functioning as my own president, anti-hero, lord of lords and king of thieves, you can find me basking in my own confusion and mental depredation. 1,101 more words


What I Really Hate About Dying...

Within a few days, having been provided an oasis in the middle of the sea, I – still somehow transcarnated as Pink Bull – have been a welcome guest, and have become an artist, painting the subtlest variations of light; a lyricist, putting poetry to preexisting classical lyric-less music; and fascinated by reading about Euro-Asian civilizations. 1,251 more words

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